The Wildflower Center’s youth classes and programs are great for kids that love to learn about nature and the outdoors. Our environmental education programs range from formal classes to summer camps and informal weekly “nature play” programs.
Upcoming Events › Youth Programs
Learn to scope out a scene, investigate for signs of wildlife, use a field guide, and even get the scoop on poop with a lesson on (synthetic) scat.Find out more »
Celebrate trees in the Texas Arboretum with forts, climbing, walks with experts and more!Find out more »
Budding artists will learn drawing skills and color mixing and create botanical art inspired by a tour of the gardens.Find out more »
A literary adventure featuring children's authors and illustrators from Texas, favorite characters, story time, and bookworm-friendly activities.Find out more »
This free, family-friendly event will feature hands-on activities, cave explorations, science and adventure presentations, live music, and more. Visitors will have the opportunity to visit two caves and see how water makes its way to the aquifer and Barton Springs, learn about animals that call Austin's caves home, try on caving gear, and learn how to protect and conserve Austin's water resources.Find out more »
The Wildflower Center is perfect for class and youth group field trips
Guided tours are an ideal way to get the most of a Wildflower Center experience
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